Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
UK
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 848 854 727
Rank change year-on-year +6 -127 -32
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 29 39 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.038% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% 0.30% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 65
UK median daily rate £493 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.35% +35.29% -
10th Percentile £347 £389 £338
90th Percentile £638 £636 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +29.41% +3.66% -5.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £60.00

Veritas Cluster Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,016 13,195 11,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.42% 12.92% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,938 8,596 6,923
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +5.81%
10th Percentile £180 £170 £163
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +8.97% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 720 709 790
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.88% -0.88% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.37 £46.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.48 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.17% - -4.91%

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Veritas Cluster Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the UK over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 26 £500 -13.04%
UK excluding London +1 16 £550 +29.41%
London +35 13 £485 -15.65%
North of England -8 11 £501 +17.94%
North West +4 8 £335 -16.25%
Yorkshire +8 3 £625 +47.06%
Scotland 0 3 £400 -3.03%
South East -11 2 £563 +34.33%

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 24 (82.76%) Unix
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 22 (75.86%) Solaris
3 20 (68.97%) Clustering
4 17 (58.62%) Veritas
5 16 (55.17%) Finance
6 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (48.28%) SAN
8 12 (41.38%) AIX
9 11 (37.93%) Oracle
9 11 (37.93%) Banking
10 10 (34.48%) VMware
10 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (34.48%) IBM
11 9 (31.03%) Middleware
11 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
12 8 (27.59%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (27.59%) EMC
12 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (27.59%) IBM Certification
13 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
13 7 (24.14%) IIS
14 6 (20.69%) SAP
14 6 (20.69%) ITIL
14 6 (20.69%) .NET
14 6 (20.69%) J2EE
14 6 (20.69%) Apache
14 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects

Veritas Cluster Server
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) NAS
3 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) InfiniBand
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Storage and Backup Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Middleware
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) J2EE
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) XSLT
4 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (10.34%) EMC VNX
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
1 24 (82.76%) Unix
2 22 (75.86%) Solaris
3 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (41.38%) AIX
5 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 3 (10.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.90%) SUSE
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Decision-Making
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Storage Management
5 3 (10.34%) Thought Leadership
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) IBM Certification
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
3 3 (10.34%) SRDF
3 3 (10.34%) Xen
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) Control-M
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Veritas
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 10 (34.48%) IBM
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 8 (27.59%) EMC
5 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
6 6 (20.69%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) Brocade
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Google
7 3 (10.34%) Isilon
7 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 2 (6.90%) Dell
8 2 (6.90%) HP
9 1 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.45%) Remedy
9 1 (3.45%) Sun
9 1 (3.45%) Symantec